Dec 26, 2019 8:17 PM

Dolores Ann Kosmicki (1926-2019

Posted Dec 26, 2019 8:17 PM

Dolores Ann Kosmicki, 93, of North Platte, died December 25, 2019, at Linden Court in North Platte.  She was born on May 25, 1926, to Joseph and Jessie Joy (Hughes) Estermann on the ranch near Somerset.

Dolores graduated from Nebraska School of Agriculture in Curtis and University of Nebraska at Lincoln.  She taught for five years in various schools in southwestern Nebraska.

On May 28, 1953 she married Alphonse Kosmicki at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in North Platte.  They lived on ranches north of North Platte.

Dolores is survived by two sons, Peter (Susie) Kosmicki of Cedar Falls, Iowa and James (Penni) Kosmicki of North Platte.;  two daughters, Carol (Bert) Conway of O’Neill, and Annette (Shawn) Burwell of Elkhorn;  sister-in-law, Marlene Estermann of Wellfleet;  eleven grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Alphonse; brother, Joseph.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the donor’s choice and online condolences may be shared at

Christian Wake Services will be 7:00 p.m., Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, December 30, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church with the Rev. Mark Seiker as celebrant.  Burial will follow at Floral Lawns Memorial Gardens.  Visitation will be 12:00-7:00p.m., Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home Which is in charge of arrangements.